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This is one of three articles dedicated to Gaming PCs that can also be used by Creative Pros:
1. Budget prebuilt PCs for Gaming and Creative Pros
2. High Performance prebuilt PCs for Gaming and Creative Pros(this article)
3. Extreme prebuilt PCs for Gaming and Creative Pros

See the DIY High-End Gaming PC article if you want to build your PC instead.

The Best High-End Gaming PCs?

Many don’t have the knowledge to understand detailed computer specifications and just want to know: “What’s the best PC for my needs and budget?

By the best, I mean reliable PCs that offer the best performance at prices from $1000 to $2100.

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Summary

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The Best High Performance Prebuilt PCs for Gaming and Creative Pros:

  1. Both: Ryzen 7 3700X + Radeon RX 5700 8GB
  2. Both: Ryzen 7 3700X + RTX 3060 Ti 8GB
  3. Both: Ryzen 7 5800X + RTX 3060 Ti
  4. Both: Compact: Core i7-10700+ RTX 3070
  5. Creative Pros: Ryzen 9 3900X 12 cores + RTX 3060 Ti

Both: Ryzen 7 3700X + Radeon RX 5700

– Click here to see the price on Amazon 
– $1249.00 at B&H (Worldwide Shipping)

Gamers:
With the Radeon RX 5700 8GB graphic card, you can handle 1080p gaming with max details and very high frame rates without any problem. 1440p gaming is also possible, although you’ll get higher frame rates with a GeForce RTX 3070.

You also get a good performance CPU, the 8 cores AMD Ryzen 7 3700X, 16GB of RAM, a 512GB SSD and a 1TB hard drive.

Creative Pros:
You get a 8 cores CPU, that can handle 16 threads, a graphic card with 8GB of memory onboard and a mix of a 512GB high-performance SSD, along with a 1TB hard drive for storage.

Do you want an even better CPU and or graphic card? See the options below.

Pros:

  1. Equipped with an AMD Ryzen 7 3700X 8 Cores, 16 threads 3.6-4.4GHz CPU
  2. AMD Radeon RX 5700 8GB
  3. 16GB (2x8GB) of DDR4 2666MHz RAM
  4. 512GB SSD for a more responsive PC, faster boot-up.
  5. 1TB Hard drive
  6. Windows 10
  7. Keyboard and mouse are included
  8. 802.11ac WiFi 5 2×2
  9. Bluetooth 5.0

Cons:

  1. No optical drive
  2. No card reader
  3. Only 2 RAM slots, both are occupied

Both: Ryzen 7 3700X + Geforce RTX 3060 Ti 8GB

– $1299.00 at B&H (Worldwide Shipping)

Gamers:
Compared to the model above, gaming performance goes up significantly, thanks to the Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 Ti instead of the AMD Radeon RX 5700.

Creative Pros: Not recommended
Compared to the model above, you get the same 8 cores CPU, along with a more powerful Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 Ti 8GB graphic card.

Pros:

  1. Equipped with an AMD Ryzen 7 3700X 8 Cores, 16 threads 3.6-4.4GHz CPU
  2. Nvidia Geforce RTX 3060 Ti 8GB graphic card
  3. 16GB of DDR4 3000MHz RAM
  4. 4 RAM slots: 2 empty slots to easily add RAM
  5. 500GB NVMe SSD for a more responsive PC, faster boot-up.
  6. 1TB hard drive for additionnal storage space
  7. Windows 10
  8. Keyboard and mouse are included
  9. 802.11ac WiFi 5
  10. Bluetooth

Cons:

  1. No optical drive
  2. No card reader
  3. No USB Type-C

Both: Ryzen 7 5800X+ GeForce RTX 3060 Ti

– $1549.00 at B&H (Worldwide Shipping)

Both:
Compared to the model above, gaming and overall performance goes up a notch, thanks to the AMD Ryzen 7 5800X CPU instead of the AMD Ryzen 7 3700X.

Pros:

  1. Equipped with an AMD Ryzen 7 5800X 8 Cores, 16 threads 3.8-4.7GHz CPU
  2. Nvidia Geforce RTX 3060 Ti 8GB graphic card
  3. 16GB (2x8GB) of DDR4 RAM
  4. 4 RAM slots: 2 empty slots to easily add RAM
  5. 1TB PCIe NVMe SSD for a more responsive PC, faster boot-up.
  6. Windows 10
  7. WiFi 5 802.11ac
  8. Keyboard and mouse are included

Cons:

  1. No optical drive
  2. No card reader
  3. No Bluetooth
  4. No USB Type-C

Both: Compact: Core i7-10700 + Geforce RTX 3070

Zotac Magnus One 16GB RAM 512GB SSD 1TB HDD: – $1899.00 at B&H (Worldwide Shipping)
MSI Creator P100A 16GB RAM 1TB SSD: – $1999.00 at B&H (Worldwide Shipping)
MSI Creator P100A 32GB RAM 1TB SSD + 2TB HDD: – $2199.00 at B&H (Worldwide Shipping)

Gamers:
Compared to the model above, gaming performance goes up a notch, thanks to the higher-performance GeForce RTX 3070 10GB instead of the RTX 3060 Ti 8GB.

The main attraction of these two PCs is their size, being much smaller and more compact than tradionnal towers.

Creative Pros:
You lose a tiny bit of CPU performance, with the Intel Core i7-10700, but you also get a more powerful graphic card, the Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070.

Again, these are interesting PCs if you want a more compact design.

Pros:

  1. Equipped with an Intel Core i7-10700 8 Cores, 16 threads 2.9-4.8GHz CPU
  2. Nvidia Geforce RTX 3070 8GB graphic card
  3. 16GB or 32GB of DDR4 3000MHz RAM
  4. 512GB or 1TB SSD for a more responsive PC, faster boot-up.
  5. None, 1TB or 2TB hard drive for additional storage
  6. Windows 10
  7. MSI only: Keyboard and mouse are included
  8. Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
  9. Bluetooth 5.0 (Zotac) or 5.1 (MSI)
  10. USB Type-C
  11. Zotac: Dual LAN: Gigabit and 2.5GbE
  12. MSI: 2.5GbE
  13. Zotac Magnus One: Card reader

Cons:

  1. No optical drive
  2. MSI Creator: No card reader. There’s a card reader on the Zotac
  3. Zotac: Keyboard and mouse aren’t included

Creative Pros: Ryzen 9 3900X 12 cores + Geforce RTX 3060 Ti

240GB SSD + 2TB HDD: – Click here to see the price on Amazon
480GB SSD + 2TB HDD: – Click here to see the price on Amazon

Gamers: Not recommended
While you can definitely game with this PC, if all you care about is gaming performance, the PC above equipped with the Ryzen 7 5800X will offer slightly higher gaming performance at a significantly lower price.

Creative Pros:
Thanks to the 12 cores AMD Ryzen 9 3900X, you’ll get significantly higher performance.

Pros:

  1. Equipped with an AMD Ryzen 9 3900X 12 Cores, 24 threads 3.8-4.6GHz CPU
  2. Nvidia Geforce RTX 3060 Ti 8GB graphic card
  3. 16GB (2x8GB) of DDR4 3200MHz RAM
  4. 240GB or 480GB SSD for a more responsive PC, faster boot-up.
  5. 2TB Hard drive for additionnal storage space
  6. Windows 10
  7. Keyboard and mouse are included
  8. WiFi
  9. Bluetooth

Cons:

  1. No optical drive
  2. No card reader
  3. SSD is a SATA III model, not the higher performance PCIe NVMe type.
  4. No USB Type-C

Conclusion

I hope that you’ve enjoyed this article on the best prebuilt high-performance PCs for Gaming and Creative Pros.

Do you have any feedback or any questions? Are you unsure which one is the best one for you?

Please leave a comment below and I’ll get back to you as soon as I can.